The importance of 1/2 of a point

We often encourage our users to shop around and find the best line, because it can increase your winning percentage by a few points over time.  This was evident this weekend in the NFL.  Many games could be turned from a loss to a push, or from a push to a win, depending on what…

NFL Opening Line Report Week 6

The opening lines are out for next weekend’s NFL action, and what does the early betting action say?  Please visit our blog and read our series of Sports Marketwatch articles for updated information during the week. SportsInsights’ NFL Marketwatch has been hot, sweeping the board two weeks in a row, going 6-0. Washington Redskins vs….

NFL Opening Line Report – Week 5

The opening lines are out for next weekend’s NFL action, and what does the early betting action say?  Please visit our blog and read our series of Sports Marketwatch articles for updated information during the week. Washington Redskins vs. Green Bay Packers In early betting action, this game is currently one of the heaviest-bet games…

A Look at Monday Night Football

Just some quick thoughts on tonight’s Monday Night Football match-up between the visiting New England Patriots versus the Miami Dolphins.  When you first look at the line (currently “pick ‘ em”), you think: “Wow: are the Dolphins that good?”  and / or, “Have the Patriots dropped that much?” The line opened with the visiting Patriots…

NFL Betting Trends – Week 4

We are breaking down NFL Week 4′s most lopsided games, and highlighting the ones we think you should keep in mind. Top lopsided games: 1. New York Jets vs. Buffalo Bills The public likes the Jets after their impressive win over the Dolphins in week 3, and according to our betting trends data 86% of…